General Information

Resources for Veterans & Service Members

VA Resources for Mental Health Care, Treatment, & Support

Veterans’ Crisis Lane

For assistance with any distressing issue, not just suicide; service for veterans, service members, NG and Reservists, family and friends.

  • 1-800-273-8255 press 1
  • Confidential chat
  • Text: 838255
  • Support for deaf and hard of hearing: 800-799-4889
  • Spanish: 888-628-9454

Make the Connection

Shared experiences and support for veterans

  • Information, shared stories, community, resources for veterans, family and friends, active duty, NG and reserves

Coaching into Care

For families and friends seeking care or services for a veteran

  • 888-823-7458

Vet Centers

Counseling, peer support, and other resources for veterans and loved ones

  • 877-927-8387

Non-VA Resources for Mental Health Care, Treatment, & Support

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for caller or loved ones

  • 1-800-273-8255

Samaritans

24/7, free, confidential, anonymous; call, text, online chat

  • 877-870-4673

Vets 4 Warriors

24/7 Peer-to-peer support network

  • Housed at the Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care National Call Center in New Jersey
  • 1-855-838-8255

The Mighty

Supportive online community for people facing health challenges and those who care for them

Coping and Symptom Management Apps

  • Moving Forward
  • My3
  • Virtual Hope Box
  • Tactical Breather
  • PTSD Coach
  • CBT-I

Other resources which may be of interest to Veterans

United States Department of Veterans Affairs

Access and manage your VA benefits and VA health care.

USA.gov for military and veterans

Learn more about help available for veterans and service members, joining the military, and more.

Job Seekers

Important Information for Veterans and Transitioning Service Members

HealthCare.gov

Information on the health insurance marketplace and getting insured.

Department of Education Information for Military Families & Veterans

Discharge Upgrades

How to Apply for a Discharge Upgrade
DoD and VA Release Online Tool to Assist Veterans with Discharge Upgrade Process

American Battle Monuments Commission

United States Interagency Council on Homelessness

National Cemetery Administration

Social Security Administration Information for Veterans